Today’s Trivia


Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

There’s a 5-inch-long pink-shelled armadillo species called the Pink Fairy Armadillo. (Source)

The chlorine in swimming pools isn’t what causes red eyes. It is the chlorine binding to the bacteria in the water. (Source)


In 2012, over 1 million residents in the Zimbabwe city of Bulawayo were asked to flush their toilets exactly at 7:30 PM on a Saturday to unblock and clear out the sewer system of the city. (Source)


Ants self-medicate on food rich in hydrogen peroxide to help fight off a fungal infection. (Source)


The tallest, pre-modern statue in the world, the Leshan Giant Buddha, was built to calm the turbulent waters of a river, and the amount of stone deposited into the water from carving it, made the river safer for ships. (Source)



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